Interested in becoming a Bellarmine Knight?
Bellarmine University and Jefferson Community and
Technical College have launched an affordable college transfer option called 2BU that allows Jefferson
students to easily transfer their credits to Bellarmine with no application fee. It requires 24
credit hours and a 2.0 GPA from Jefferson.
As part of the Jefferson 2 Bellarmine partnership, Bellarmine is offering Jefferson students a total tuition rate of $16,300 per year, inclusive of comprehensive fees. And if you enroll now, take summer classes for free!
"The atmosphere at Bellarmine is extremely friendly and welcoming. Its been so life-changing."
"I just want to say I'm extremely grateful to be given this opportunity. The road to get here wasn't an easy one, that's for sure!"
"Bellarmine has a very inclusive and beautiful campus!"
"The teachers are great. They make you feel comfortable here."
"Everybody here really cares for you and wants to see you succeed! Don’t be afraid to ask anyone for help and guidance."
5 Reasons to Choose Bellarmine
- Affordable Tuition – 2BU offers generous transfer tuition support that may be comparable to your cost to attend Jefferson.
Academic Excellence – Bellarmine is a nationally-ranked university with faculty who care about your personal success.
Personal Attention – Bellarmine’s unparalleled student-centered approach includes small class sizes and a designated advisor to help you thrive.
Knights Get Hired – Career advising that places 99% of Bellarmine students in a job or graduate school within 6 months of graduating.
Live on Campus – 2BU offers residential opportunities on Bellarmine’s beautiful, welcoming campus.
Program and Department Information
Respiratory Therapy Program Accreditation
The Respiratory Therapy Program (CoARC program number #200281, offering the Bachelor of Health Science degree in Louisville, KY) is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC) (www.coarc.com).
The Respiratory Therapy Program (CoARC program number #220281 offering the Master of Health Science degree in Louisville, KY) holds Provisional Accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (www.coarc.com).
This status signifies that a program with an Approval of Intent has demonstrated sufficient compliance with the Standards (through submission of an acceptable Provisional Accreditation Self Study Report (PSSR) and any other documentation required by CoARC, as well as satisfactory completion of an initial on-site visit) to be allowed to admit students. It is recognized as an accredited program by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC), which provides enrolled students who complete the program with eligibility for the Respiratory Care Credentialing Examination(s). The program will remain on Provisional Accreditation until it achieves Continuing Accreditation.